After several rainy days in Vero, Merlin is sitting at Cecil’s (her previous owner’s) dock in Hobe Sound, thanks to Celcil’s very generous offer to leave her here.
We had a really nice Thanksgiving feast at Skip and Harriet’s new home in Vero beach. We joined Skip and Harriet, and Rick and Eva (2 friends from the Chesapeake Bay Sabre Association) and Joe (Onward) for a super meal and evening. Thanksgiving is not the same away from home, but it was really a lot of fun. Rick and Eva (www.sabrecalypso.wordpress.com) are taking their Sabre 402 to the Bahamas for the first time and they may leave to go over this week. We fly home for Christmas tomorrow and will return to cruising in early January.